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2008-08-21 12:01:21

BEIJING, Aug. 21 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Tootoo.com today releases its thoughts on the decreasing price of cooking oil in China. Tootoo.com believes the fall of cooking oil prices is caused by the decreasing international oil prices.

2008-08-18 00:00:34

By Ooi Tee Ching MALAYSIA may see its position as the world's leading oleochemical producer in terms of market share undermined by the high prices of natural gas, industry players say.

2008-08-15 15:01:01

Amiworld, Inc. (OTCBB:AMWO), an international energy company engaged in the production and distribution of diversified fuel products and services with a focus on emerging global economies, announced the closing of a private offering financing.

2008-08-15 00:00:30

By Jeeva Arulampalam THE government hopes to reduce its current chemical fertiliser import bill of RM5 billion for the oil palm industry by 30 per cent within three to five years, says Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister Datuk Peter Chin.

2008-08-11 00:00:24

By Ooi Tee Ching AMERICAN agribusiness giant Cargill Inc, which owns palm oil refineries in Kuantan and Port Klang, is keen on buying into cocoa and specialty fats businesses in Malaysia.

2008-08-01 15:00:48

International Coastal Biofuels, Inc. (Pink Sheets:ICBU), announced today that it completed a reverse merger with Interactive Technologies.com, LTD via a stock-for-stock exchange (stock swap) on May 14, 2008. International Coastal Biofuels, Inc.

2008-07-24 15:00:57

By Yuthana Praiwan, Bangkok Post, Thailand Jul. 24--PTT Chemical (PTTCH), Asean's leading petrochemical producer, has acquired a 50 percent stake in the world's largest producer of oleochemicals in a deal worth 104 million.

2008-07-23 21:00:35

THAILAND'S PTT Chemical Public Co Ltd has bought a stake in Cognis Oleochemicals Sdn Bhd, making it the new partner for Sime Darby Plantation Sdn Bhd.

2008-07-22 21:00:32

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia and BANGKOK, Thailand, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- PTT Chemical Public Company Limited (PTT Chemical), a leading producer and distributor of chemical products, through its wholly owned subsidiary PTT Chemical International Private Limited (PTT Chemical International), today will sign a joint venture agreement with Sime Darby Plantation Sdn.

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